Data Engineer (Azure)

Cloud Engineer

Ref: 198Monday 20 September 2021

£50-60,000 per annum, plus fantastic benefits package

Are you an enthusiastic and experienced Data Engineer searching for the challenging next step in your career?  Would it appeal to you to work on the development of solutions which delivery a tremendous positive impact and value to communities and society as a whole?  If this might be your future employer,  then please get in touch to discuss this exceptional new opportunity in greater detail!

For this exciting new opportunity,  there will be a great deal of flexibility with regard to remote working,  with our customer's current team working across locations such as Glasgow,  Manchester,  Leeds and Birmingham.  Whilst we imagine that some office-based working will make up the working week in the future,  there is great scope for flexibility and this can be discussed and negotiated during the application process.  

Within this unique and exciting new opportunity for a Data Engineer (Azure),  you will have the opportunity to work with a team of Data Scientists and Software Developers to design,  provision and implement the appropriate technologies for our customer's solutions.  You will assist their business to set up systems for data ingestion from business operations.  Whilst they hope to find someone with an up-to-date technical skill base and a willingness to regularly review and develop their skills (to respond to market changes and developments),  the business will be fully supportive of such development and progression of skills and knowledge.

Your future employer would like to find someone who will become an expert for the team,  someone who will become one of the go-to people for queries relating to Data Engineering from across the business. Working closely with the team,  you will consult,  analyse the requirements and develop solutions to allow real business change.

Our customer's Digital team works alongside this extensive portfolio of projects,  working with major clients across all sectors and are eager to expand their team in line with their continued successes and growth plans.  The team are responsible for incubating, building and running new products and solutions for their customers – meaning you are joining a team of fast-moving problem solvers,  working on varied and interesting challenges.  As a result of unprecedented growth,  our customer are now eager to bring an enthusiastic Data Engineer (Azure) into their existing team.

We anticipate that the Data Engineer for this exceptional new opportunity will have some of the following skills,  knowledge and experience:
*strong knowledge of Azure cloud services.
*experience in any of Azure data solutions (Data Lake, Data Factory, Synapse Analytics).
*experience in relational or non-relational database solutions.
*programming skills (Python or C# for example).
*understanding of data architecture patterns, including data mesh, microservices, etc.
*familiarity with working in an Agile environment.

Other skills and knowledge which would be useful,  yet not essential are as follows:
*the ability to build data pipelines within Azure Data Factory.
*databricks / Spark.
*Microsoft certifications.
*experience in designing and implementing distributed systems.
*experience with alternative Cloud providers.

This is such an exceptionally exciting opportunity to get involved within a rapidly growing digital team,  backed by a business incredibly well positioned within their sector.  We’re hiring now, so to find out more, or if you’re a Data Engineer with Azure expertise and would like further details to assess if this might indeed be the right role for you, please click ‘Apply' now or contact Ieuan Savage for more details.

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IT / Engineering Sector
£50-60,000 per annum
G4 0NW